16: The Wrath of God:
In the previous chapter, we see the bond-servants
of God and Christ who overcame standing on the sea
of glass before the throne of God and the Lamb.
They have overcome Satan's beasts and the false
Now the time has come for the wrath of God to be
poured out on those who worshiped the image of
Satan's beast...and had the beast's mark:
Chapter 16 begins with the first bowl of wrath being
I heard a loud voice from the temple, saying to the
seven angels, "Go and pour out the seven bowls of
the wrath of God into the earth." 2And
the first angel went and poured out his bowl into
the earth; and it became a loathsome and malignant
sore upon the men who had the mark of the beast and
who worshiped his image. Revelation 16:1-2
According to Revelation 16:2, when the first bowl was
poured out into the earth, it became a loathsome and malignant sore upon whom?
Only those who worshiped the
image of the beast.
Only those who had the mark of
Both. Those who had the
mark of the beast and who worshiped his image.